Skip to contentSkip to navigation

Upper Assam bandh partial

Normal life in parts of a Tinsukia, Dibrugarh districts partially stands paralyzed following the 36 hour upper Assam bandhs which begins today.

The All Assam Motock Yuva Chattra Parishad is giving the 36 hour bandh from Friday morning outlining a slew of demands. Vehicles, mostly, are off from the roads. Businessmen, in the Muttock dominated areas of the two districts have down their shutters.    
The bandh began from 6 in the morning on Friday to open at 6 on Sunday evening.

Talking to Assam Times, senior leaders of the organization said that they want big dams construction to be stopped. Secondly they reiterate ST status for the Muttocks. In third, they demand proper preservation of Sarbananda Singha’s paintings and other important memorable items.

Further, they want the unauthorized establishments to be evicted from the plot which belongs to Mottock king Sarbananda.
Apart from these, they demand a government holiday on May 25 to make the death anniversary of the Mottock king  Sarbananda Singha died

Author info

Mithun Baruah's picture

Add new comment

Republish

Republish this content

Random Stories

Chanokya Brahma remembered

1 Nov 2014 - 7:27am | Hantigiri Narzary
The Bodoland Indigenous Games Association(BIGA) observed  second death anniversary of late Chanokya Brahma,founder of indigenous games at his burial Choto Adabari in Kokrajhar district today....

Threatening e-mailer held in Shillong

26 Sep 2008 - 2:11pm | editor
The Shillong police have apprehended the person, who allegedly sent a death threat via e-mail to senior BJP leader L K Advani. The man whose name is reported to be Moin-ul-Haq belongs to Shillong....

Dima Hasao Gaon Buras welcome MoS

19 Oct 2012 - 1:59am | Anup Biswas
The Gaon Buras of several villages of Harangajao expressed their great satisfaction over the signing of MoS by the DHD leaders, Government of India and the Government of Assam and hoped that through...